John McMillian is Assistant Professor of History at Georgia State University. He is the author of "Smoking Typewriters: The Sixties Underground Press and the Rise of Alternative Media in America," published by Oxford University Press, January 2011. He is the co-editor of "The Radical Reader," "The New Left Revisited," "Protest Nation," and "The Sixties: A Journal of History, Politics and Culture." He lives in Atlanta, Georgia. This discussion is primarily about "Smoking Typewriters," and the history of the underground press. Underwriting announcements, fundraising pitches, and recorded music have been removed from this digital recording. Host and producer: Thorne Dreyer; Engineer and Co-Host: Tracey Schulz; Technical Assistance: Matthew Johnson.